COLEMAN — Graveside services for Troy Glynn Coats, 68, of Abilene, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 19, 2016 at Midway Cemetery, near Novice, with the Rev. Daniel Stovall officiating. Services are under the direction of Stevens Funeral Home of Coleman.

He died Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016 at University Medical Center in Lubbock.

He was born Sept. 29, 1947 in Winters to Clarence Leroy Coats and Gladys Geraldine Richards Coats. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and received a Purple Heart medal. He worked as an interior decorator and worked at Waldrop’s Furniture.

Survivors include his sister, Ellen Jo Johnson and husband Richard of Novice; a niece; and two great-nieces.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Roy Lynn Coats; and a great-great-nephew.